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Western New Mexico University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Silver City, NM

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,882
Out-of-state: $29,738
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,609
Out-of-state: $16,465
Room and Board
$11,390
Books and Supplies
$800
Other Expenses
$1,000
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@wnmu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 30
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002664
Free
State Aid Form  
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement  
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
240 (95.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
211 (87.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
211 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
26 (12.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
1%
Average Award
$11,245
Need-Based Gift
Received by 164 (77.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,705
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 173 (82.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,192
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 158 (74.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
19 (7.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,575

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
964 (90.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
834 (86.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
834 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
102 (12.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
6%
Average Award
$11,512
Need-Based Gift
Received by 666 (79.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,790
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 707 (84.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,126
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 431 (51.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
83 (7.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,875

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Education
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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